Paul Picciano is a Senior Research Assistant at RFF. His research focuses on energy and climate policies in the electricity sector. At RFF, he primarily develops and applies the Engineering, Economic, and Environmental Electricity Simulation Tool (E4ST), a software package used for power system planning, policy analysis, and projections. Previously, he evaluated energy and environmental regulations at NERA Economic Consulting, and researched wind and solar energy integration as an Ernest F. Hollings Scholar with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
BA in environmental economics, Pomona College, 2016